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The Big Question: Shopping local

Do you intend to shop locally for the holidays?Reply online as a comment, or send your answers to onisland@mvtimes.com with the subject line “MVSB...

Aquinnah: Congratulations to Leah and Didier Deleau,

Congratulations to Leah (formally Bassett) and Didier Deleau, who were married in Antigua last weekend. Many Aquinnah folk made it to the wedding, including...

Holiday treats for your four-legged friends

We’ve all got plenty of stuff. Too much, really. Be honest, how many sweaters does your dog have? It’s a fun way to express...

REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS: November 27 – December 1, 2017

ChilmarkNov. 29, Martha Cottle, trustee of the Cottle Familly Realty Trust, sold a lot on Sam's Way and 6 Wooton Bassett Rd. to Robert...

Minnesingers’ annual holiday concert

Join the MVRHS Minnesingers for their annual holiday concert this weekend, Friday, Dec. 8, at 8 pm and Saturday, Dec. 9, at 4 pm;...

Have faith: The busy season

I always loved Advent as a kid — the calendar with tiny little chocolates inside those little doors you could open each day of...

Shop2Share

Join Martha’s Vineyard businesses for their annual Shop2Share event, Sunday, Dec. 10, beginning at 10 am. Ten percent of sales from the shops on...

Concert of sacred music

On Sunday, Dec. 17, at 3:30 pm, the West Tisbury library will host “Concert of Sacred Music.” Join the library for an exploratory voyage...

‘The Snow Queen’

Don’t miss this family stage production by Hans Christian Andersen as told by MJ Bruder Munafo and Elizabeth Wojtusik. The magical wintry fairytale comes...

Oak Bluffs: Friends of Oak Bluffs silent auction

How peaceful and beautiful an evening's journey into our town is at this time of year. Driving down New York Avenue you are greeted...

‘Merry and Bright’ at M.V. Museum

On Monday, Dec. 11, the Martha’s Vineyard Museum, in collaboration with the Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center, will be presenting a new exhibit at the...

Chilmark: Update on Ed

I hope I didn't upset anyone by sharing something so immediate in my life last week, but there are many miracles I relish, including...

Edgartown: Christmasses past

This is one of those times of year that many of us get nostalgic about holidays gone by. I found myself sitting at a...

MVRHS musicians chosen to perform in festival

MVRHS musicians were chosen to perform in the All Cape and Islands Music Festival, recognized by the Cape Cod Music Educators' Association.According to a...

Bridge Notes

At the Nov. 27, 1:15 pm game of the Edgartown Bridge Club, seven pairs competed. Finishing in first place were Barbara Besse and Carol...

Poet’s Corner: Crows Everywhere

By Nancy Langman I look out the windowThere are crows everywhereThey’ve been there for daysDeath is in the airHe’s been dying slowlyWith anger and...

Tisbury: Santa Claus will be at the Fire Station on Saturday

Heard on Main Street: The Community Chorus was fabulous last weekend. Finally, something on which the entire Island agrees.The West Tisbury Congregational Church invites...

West Tisbury: The West Tisbury Church Christmas Faire

The West Tisbury Church Christmas Faire was packed Saturday morning. Packed with wonderful greens and food and gift possibilities, and packed with loads of...

Garden Notes: A sea of brown

The landscape around us has become fuscous and very brown, thanks in part to the end run produced by the flash-freeze events earlier in...

Got leftovers? Throw them into this tasty eggcentric dish

If you’re anything like me, you hate to see good food go to waste. When I have a fridge with random ingredients from previous...